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"The job was a nightmare from start to finish. We are currently in the process of collecting money after going to conciliation court and winning against " . He did not perform the job in a timely manner, the work he did was terrible and the "end result" of his work did not function nor was it up to code. Our appliances were not hooked up properly and we had standing water in our basement due to improper plumbing work he did. We ended up having to hire an actual licensed contractor to fix the damage he did - which totaled in the thousands. It was only after we fired that we learned he failed his testing and is not certified in any way to do the type of job he signed on to do in our house. I would never recommend using his services to anyone. The only good thing to come of this is that justice was served and he has to pay for his actions.

-Anne S.

"Our bathroom looks fantastic and is quite spacious. and his team, as well as the sub-contractors, did super work in creating a true master" bathroom. was constantly available for any questions, comments, and concerns, and responded in a fairly, quick manner. As the homeowner, we were very appreciative to the fact that was (is) very conscious of our budget, and was not a fan of going over the original quote. There were a few delays with the cabinets and mirror, and was extremely apologetic for this, however, we were not too bothered by the wait time. In the end, and his team have created a master bath beyond what we could have imagined. We appreciated their professionalism in all the aspects of this remodel; so much so, we have asked Atlas to refinish our water damaged basement. Additionally, we have begun early discussions of remodeling our kitchen, which we hope to do in the next year or two. Needless to say, has earned our business for our future remodeling projects.

-Jennifer T.

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Todd said it best.

An itemized list / cost breakdown, more often than not is used against the contractor when it is shared with other builders who will then beat it.

Good contractors use good people, and good people cost more.  Just the cost of having the appropriate insurance / bond can be the difference between winning a job or losing it ot a 'lower bid'.

It is the rule of three; there is Good, Cheap and Fast.  You can have any two:  Good and Cheap, won't be Fast; Good and Fast, won't be Cheap;  Cheap and Fast, won't be Good!

When comparing bids, it isn't the cheapest or the 'nicest' person you should select.   You should understand why there is a large price difference (it shows there are gaps in your design program or what you have asked for specifically, which means there may be arguments later).  If most of the bids are in line, and one is way high or way low,  you want to know why before dismissing or selecting them.

A price-only decision almost always costs more in the long run. 

Good luck!

No.  Heck no.  Here's a good example.  We very recently needed to find someone to install about 500 square feet of exotic wood flooring (we already have the materials).  We contacted about 12-15 top-rated Angieslist contractors.  Out of the few who did get back to us, we got 5 quotes, 2 of them were literally just over the phone.  They "didn't feel it would be necessary to even see the space". 


Here were the bids: 

$4000 (sight unseen), $2800 (sight unseen), $2500, $1500, $1450


We didn't "share our budget for this".  Why would we?  We asked them to bid the job.  That's it.  All of them should be well-qualified and they are all highly rated.  We were interested in how THEY value their time/resources - for an apples/apples job. 


Do you still think that you should tell them about your budget?  Your choice.  From my standpoint it isn't their business.  I'm asking them to bid on a project.  Invariably I'll get some very high bids, medium bids and a few more reasonable ones - ALL from "highly rated contractors". 

For this type of job, you need plans and specs from an Architectural/Engineering firm before thinking about contractors - and to get a building permit. Ben's method would work and done incrementally could cost well over $100,000 plus as he says, but this not really the most economic way to approach this big a job. A House Mover or Foundation Underpinning specialty company can usually slide your house onto a whole new foundation, or jack it up on steel beams and hold it there while a basement is dug underneath it, without any intermediate piers. The jacking/move cost would probably be on the order of $30-40,000, and a new basement probably about $40-50,000 - rough ballpark, though I have been involved in some 1000-1500SF single story jobs that went for under $70,000 total. I have been involved in a fair number of these type jobs - and the way the numbers come out, if there is room on the property to move the house, it is almost always nearly as cheap or cheaper to build an equivalent square footage (basement plus ground level) addition rather than add a basement under the house, and that way your new footage is half above ground so worth more on resale, plus you do not lose use of the house for a month or two. Second cheapest is usually sliding house to a new foundation, if property is large enough to do this - though house is totally cut off from utilities for a week to three. Most expensive, and usually only done in tight city environments or with full 2 story or higher houses, is adding the foundation in place, though your utility interruptions should be on the order of hours at a time rather than days or weeks. Talk to an architect - I think you will quickly lean towards the addition option rather than adding a basement - it is just too expensive to deepen foundations in most cases, plus you WILL get cracking in the house and possible water and sewer pipe problems in a move/underpinning job, which is not the case with an addition. This become more likely the case since you want to add 8 feet off the back of the home anyway - so why not just enlarge the addition and do it all that way - MUCH simpler, and MUCH less disruption of your life, and you get much higher resale return on your investment.

Herlonginc's answer stated that it is not the contractor's job to pay for materials and labor to do the job. I say baloney - a reputable, established contractor has the funds (or a business operations line of credit) to "carry" the job between interim or partial payments, each of which should be keyed to completion of distinct easily measured mileposts in the job, and for a homeowner I would say should be in not more than 20% increments for jobs exceeding a week or so. For shorter jobs, then an initial payment, 50% completion, and completion would be normal. His cost of carry funds is part of his cost of doing business, and is figured as part of his overhead.Bear in mind when he is buying materials and paying labor, his materials he typically pays for on a 10-30 day invoice, and his labor typically a week or two after they work, so he is not really "fronting" that much money if you are giving him weekly or biweekly interim payments, on a typical residential job.

If he does not have the funds to buy materials (excepting possibly deposit on special-order or luxury items, which still typically are 10-30 day invoiceable to him) and hire personnel then he is a fly-by-night operation, and he should not be bidding that size job. You should never (other than MAYBE an earnest deposit of not more than the LESSER of 10% or $5000) let the payments get ahead of the approved/inspected work progress - typically payment should be 10-20% BEHIND the progress, with at least 10% retained at the effective end of work until final inspections and completion of the final "punchlist".

That promotes rapid continuation of the work, discourages the all-too common nightmare of contractors taking on more work than they can handle so they leave your job for weeks or months to go work on someone else's job (frequently to start that someone else's new job so he can get the job), and does not leave you out a tremendous amount of cash if he does not finish and you have to hire another contractor to finish the job. Remember, if you have to hire a new contractor to finish the job, he will charge you a lot more than the original bid to finish someone else's unfinished mess.

This may seem cynical, but having started in the construction business about 50 years ago and seeing the shenanigans that a lot of contractors pull you cannot be too safe. You have to remember contractors are like any other people - I would say maybe 10% are outright crooks, another 25% or so will pull a fast one or overcharge if the opportunity presents itself, maybe 30% will do the work but not any better than they are forced to, about 25% are good conscientious reputable workmen, and the last 10% or so are really spectacular - conscientious, fair, and efficient craftsmen. This top 35% are the only ones you should have bidding in the first place. Therefore, only get bids from long-term reputable firms (so you shake out the marginal short-timers with less experience and also generally less ability to finish the job on budget and schedule), only those that have good RECENT references, and preferably with excellent word-of-mouth recommendation from people you know and trust. That way, you are starting right off with the cream of the crop, so hopefully whichever one bids low should be a good choice.

NEVER start with bids, then check the references of the low bidder - why even consider a vendor or contractor who you do not have faith in from the start ? Get references and short-list you possibles BEFORE you ask for bids.

Low bids - that is another matter - commonly the low bidder is NOT who you want, especially if he is significantly lower than several others, which might mean he is desperate for work, made a math error, or did not correctly figure the entire scope of work. You want a reasonable bid with someone you connect with and trust - that is worth a lot more in the success of the job than the absolute lowest bid.


Basement Remodeling reviews in Hudson


Painted three rooms, very quickly, with high quality. Good Price and professionalism. I am satisfied with the work done. Thank .
- alexander A.

When they come out to do the work, it's excellent. The sub-contractor's work was not acceptable, but they offered to fix it. The son's work is very good. The problem is that they can't seem to keep their commitments with the schedule and timeline. They have cancelled and rescheduled this appointment 5 times. My wife and I both took ...More off work today and I'm leaving for a business trip later today, and we were waiting for them to show up. When they didn't, we called them, and they said "oh you didn't get the message. I can't make it today, but I can be out tomorrow at 9 am." We just want the job done and be able to wipe my hands of them. The craftsmanship is great, but getting them to come out and do what they promised is the hard part. we've tried to be as accommodating as possible to their schedule, but we've been trying to get everything completed for 4-5 months now. We want the work completed, quickly and correctly. We want everything to be completed by Thanksgiving.
- Jonathan M.

QC Construction—The Best! Not only are and master craftsmen—they’re meticulous perfectionists—they are friendly and easy to have around. For us, the work went on for four months—a garage rebuilt with a room on top of it—and they worked hard to limit the disruptions ...More and inconvenience. The guys they hire are as hard-working and pleasant as they are, and either or is always on site to supervise. We almost went with another company, and are we lucky we didn’t.
- Jennifer A.

I want to share with all of you my experience with ( ). I recently hired him to finish my basement as my wife is due with our second child and we needed the extra space. He offered to provide a “turnkey basement” where all I needed to do was get the carpet installed. It didn’t ...More turn out as promised: Deceptive contracting: Contract included a stand up shower, but apparently that doesn’t include a shower door Contract included a finished bath, but that doesn’t include a vanity mirror or any basic bathroom hardware like toilet paper holder Missing dry wall in closets Poor quality of work: Gaps between the dry wall and the basement window Poor drywall sanding quality where I had to get the painter to re-spackle and sand Left a large gap behind the shower tile (~ 1 inch) between the shower and the cement board where water might leak through in the future Not all the tiles line up in the shower and bathroom floor What makes it worse is that he claimed to finish the work and then without even scheduling a final walk through, left the job and claimed it was done and demanded final payment I would recommend you avoid dealing with this contractor
- william C.

The shelves are sturdy and it looks great. was very very nice and respectful. He always comes when he says he will and gets back to you quickly with estimates. Also, his pricing is very reasonable. I'm really happy with the job he did and he takes great pride in his work. Would highly recommend him for other jobs in the future.
- Sabine B.

Excellently! I had a design plan drawn up from a designer prior to meeting Mounir. When we first met Mounir, we were impressed encouraged by his limitless energy, enthusiasm for his work, and his professionalism. He saw our vision, and our timeline goal, and he felt certain that he could help us achieve our vision for our space. He has his own team ...More of people who helped to get the job done. After demolition, inspection for water damage, and leakage was made. Once Basement was deemed mold, leakage, and problem free, Mounir orchestrated a full remodel according to my plan. He was GREAT at keeping us in the loop as far as any minor changes to our plan that needed to be tweaked along the way (that our Designer could not have predicted). On Choosing finishes, he had fantastic recommendations, a real eye for design, and had REALLY CREATIVE solutions for major and minor changes to the design. We loved working with him, and would definitely recommend Mounir to lead ANY home project. His business, Remodeling, was really top notch!
- Niki D.

and his team were absolutely wonderful. is very professional as is his staff. They were always on time and very attentive to our needs. From the start of the project throughout the design process and execution, held true to his word. His approach is very professional and he ...More ensures that all documentation is in order and that all scope is clearly defined and agreed to. The craftmenship was to agreed specifications and and his staff always provided good insight along the way. I am looking forward to using and his team on any new projects in the future.
- Jason C.

Contacted to replace a failing Radon System Fan. was prompt, professional, and very clear on what would be done, what needed to be done and the costs involved. They complete their end of the job quickly and efficiently. During the inspection they discovered a problem with the plumbing / sewer pipes in ...More the house. Offered advice on how to mitigate the problem and even went so far as to give me a hand to shore things up until I could get the pipes fixed correctly. All in all extremely professional company that I would use again if needed and would definitely recommend to my neighbors.
- John C.

Basement Remodeling Contractors in Hudson, FL

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1-800-DRY-ME-OUT - Advanced Restoration Inc

8348 Little Rd
New Port Richey

A to Z Handyman Services

3317 W San Pedro St

Ability Design and Build, LLC

P.O. Box 2141
St. Petersburg

Aegis Insurance Group, LLC

2575 Ulmerton Rd

Affordable Home Repairs

7315 Buchanan Drive
Port Richey

AGC Renovations

6790 New Tampa Hwy, STE 209

AGS Stone

6915 E Adamo Dr

AKO Framing & Construction, Inc

468 Waterfall Dr
Spring Hill

AL's Handyman Services


Alder Elite Woodworks, llc

7218 Grevilla Ave S
South Pasadena

All Star Partners Inc

11860 Branch Mooring Dr

American improvements LLC

7281 pindo palm ct

American Restoration and Remodeling Inc

4044 Commercial Way
Spring Hill

Americraft Building Technologies

3128 Rigsby Ln
Safety Harbor



Anton Pham


Aptitude Associates Incorporated

2013 River Turia Circle

Arm and Hammer Remodeling L.L.C.

7109 Country Club Dr

Associated Construction

25352 Wesley Chapel Blvd


4631 Harbor Pointe Dr.
Port Richey

Barrow Construction Inc

3530 1st Ave N
Saint Petersburg

Belleair Construction LLC

2840 W. Bay Dr
Belleair Bluffs

Bering Homes

3414 W. Bay to Bay Blvd

Berken-Yarbs Enterprises INC

Bradenton, Florida


726 26th ave n
St Petersburg

Blue Gator Construction Corp

9639 Alvernon Drive
New Port Richey


10490 mayflower road
Spring Hill

Buckeye Renovation INC

11081 105th Ave

Build America LLC

3029 Crest Dr

Builders Punch LLC

3339 Glouster St

Burns Flooring & Kitchen Design

6256 Cypress Gardens Blvd
Winter Haven

Burton Construction Services, Inc.

1431 Meres Blvd
Tarpon Springs

C & M Construction USA Inc

2700 Bayshore DR
Belleair Beach

C E Fultons Professional Remodeling

2029 N Rome Terrace


PO Box 12468

cnc home repair & remodeling

10811 Julianne rd

Construction Pros LLC

5462 Grand Blvd
New Port Richey

DeCillis Construction, Inc.

6040 Saragossa Ave.

DeeDee's Home Repairs

3047 Down An Point dr
Land O Lakes

Design Bee


Diversified Building Contractors LLC

11705 Boyette Road suite 463

diversified construction concepts

4142 mariner blvd #227

Dominick Rao, Jr. Building Contractor

8450 Prestwick Pl
New Port Richey




4479 45th St S
Saint Petersburg

e-construction group Inc.

8601 4th Street N.
Saint Petersburg





Elite Painting & Waterproofing Inc.

310 S Dale Mabry Hwy

Fine Trim and Cabinetry

10100 Revell Road

Fitworks Renovations Corp

2261 E Greenhollow Dr
Palm Harbor

Fix-it Squad Inc

8270 Woodland Center Blvd

Florida Integrity, Inc.

1406 S Parsons Ave, Ste A


2590 S San Mateo Dr
North Port

FX Remodeling & Exterior

5300 E Adamo Dr

General Construction & Maintenance

11139 Bridgecreek Dr

Git'R Done Contracting & Management

2107 Gunn Highway



Greg Henry Restoration

8632 Casper Ave

Gulf Home Builders Inc

1319 Norwalk Ter
Port Charlotte

Handy Helpers Plus

117 Bumpy Rd

Handyworks Property Services Inc

PO Box 953
Safety Harbor

Harwell Construction

5012 Armor Rd
Plant City

HCI Homes

P.O.Box 1201

Heavenly Foundations Inc

29750 66th Way N

Home Installation Services

1199 Lazy Lake Rd W



James C. Miller Inc.

109 S. Disston Ave.
Tarpon Springs

Jewett Construction LLC

817 Crenshaw Lake Rd.

Johnson Enterprises

15816 Bridgewater Ln

KAIN Contracting

14323 Lucerne Dr, Ste 101

Kimco Construction, Inc.

1975 Englewood Rd.

laszlo construction llc

2820 west bay avenue

Leaf Solar Power

2223 2nd Ave N
Lake Worth





Lord General Contractors Corporation

Post Office Box 99
Indian Rocks Beach

Mackeprang, Inc.

1717 E Busch Blvd, Suite 911

Manning Home Repair

2900 lake saxon dr
Land O Lakes

Master Service Industries Inc.

1416 Rosslyn Dr

Max Torque, LLC.

3131 Flightline Drive

MHS Commercial & Residential LLC.

2437 South 86th Street

Miller's Murphy Bed & Home Offices

4014 Tamimi Trl
Port Charlotte

Nelson Construction & Renovations, Inc.

1222 Jackson Rd

Next Level Homes

552 Robin Hill Cir

Nick Kavanaugh Construction Inc

12113 Fruitwood Dr

OMDIA Services

11403 Mallory square

Oslindton Construction

611 Shaman Court
Winter Haven

Paint Florida and Handyman Services

9907 lake chrissy lane
Port Richey


Spring Hill

Ponder's Handyman Services

6253 Hampton Pointe Cir.

Precision Buiding Components Inc

8613 Villa Largo Dr

Premier Reconstruction Inc

5400 bobby st

Premier Sinkhole

3035 Anderson Snow Rd
Spring Hill

Premium Building Construction Inc

1130 Serpentine Dr S
Saint Petersburg

Pro Dry, Inc

324 Lanceolate Dr
Winter Haven

Professional Construction Specialists, Inc.

9409 US 19 Suite 709
Port Richey

Property Services by Musitech

7512 Dr. Phillips Blvd.

PROTURN Property Solutions

634 Blue Taverna Ln

Quality Management Concepts

23219 Cypress Trail Dr

Quiles Improvement and Custom Cabinet LLC

7424 Hiwatha Dr.
Spring Hill

RB Wiring LLC

Saint Petersburg

Real Innovations LLC

10913 Cory Lake Drive

Red Head Rehabs

1541 N Laurel Avenue

Renaissance Property Preservation

8447 Crystal Harbour Dr

Rick Vacula

22731 Penny Loop
Land O Lakes

Rivera's Flooring, Kitchens & More

19239 Cortez Blvd

Ron's Carpentry Contracting

2311 Denver Street

S.T. Anthony Contracting Inc.

2120 Brandon Park Circle

Schultz Builders, Inc. and Schultz Pools, Inc.

1950 Central Ave
Saint Petersburg


490 Cape Cod Loop

SD Service Group

6218 Osprey Lake Circle

See It N 3D Design & Technical Illustrations

500 Los Faroles , Carr 861

Sergey Kalnoy

1206 Crossbow Ln
Tarpon Springs

ServiceMaster 24 Hour

7840 Professional Pl

Soundrite-Acoustics, Inc.

209 S. Stephanie Street

Southern Professional Repair Service Inc.

5017 Springwood Road
Spring Hill

Speedy Dustless Tile & Floor Removal, LLC

280 NE Commercial Circle
Keystone Heights

Spicer Design Build Inc

897 Shore Dr
Miramar Beach

Steve Warner Contractors Inc

1743 Penny Lane

Stone Top Inc

8100 E Broadway Ave

Superior Building

11497 W Columbia Park Dr

surface city

Spring Hill


Spring Hill

Tampa Bay Contracting Co LLC

235 Apollo Beach Blvd.
Apollo Beach

Taylor James Fine Cabinetry

1930 South Tamiami Trail

Terry Built Property Maintenance

4803 Alcea Street
New Port Richey

The Cruikshank Group

20628 Wild Plum Ct
Land O Lakes

The LaBrake Company

3910 Deleon street

This Workx Inc

685 Avenue M SE


3624 Alden Way


37606 Marcliff Terrace

Toliver Construction Consultants

203 W. Canal Dr
Palm Harbor

Trinity 1 Construction LLC

16057 Tampa Palms Blvd


4490 ALT
Palm Harbor


12637 S 265 W Suite 100


509 Vinson Drive

Wine Cellar International, LLC

6555 Nova Dr.
Fort Lauderdale

Yeager & Company Inc

2310 Success Dr

YETI Construction Inc

13301 Neptune Dr

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